2019
| International Property Rights Index

Zambia

Region

Africa

Global Rank

102/131

Regional Rank

15/28

ZAMBIA

Region: Africa

Global Rank: 102 of 129

Region Rank: 16 of 28

 

Zambia’s IPRI score decreased by -0.140 to 4.592 placing it 16th in the Africa region and 102nd in the world. Zambia is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as a Lower middle income country.

Zambia’s Legal and Political Subindex score decreased by -0.234 to 4.323 with scores of 3.400 in Judicial Independence, 4.346 in Rule of Law, 3.922 in Control of Corruption, and 5.624 in Political Stability.

Zambia’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.079 to 5.792 with scores of 5.358 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.524 in Registering Property, and 3.495 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Zambia’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score decreased by -0.105 to 3.660 with scores of 4.513 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.47 in Patent Protection, and 2 in Copyright Protection.

Zambia is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Southern African Development Community

Zambia - IPRI Overall Score

Zambia - IPRI Overall Score

  • 1: IPRI
  • 2: Legal and Political Subindex
  • 3. Judicial Independence
  • 4. Rule of Law
  • 5. Control of Corruption
  • 6. Political Stability
  • 7. Physical Property Rights Subindex
  • 8. Property Rights Protection
  • 9. Registering Property
  • 10. Ease of Access to Loans
  • 11. Intellectual Property Rights Subindex
  • 12. Intellectual Property Rights
  • 13. Patent Protection
  • 14. Copyright Piracy

Zambia - IPRI Overall Score

Zambia - Legal and Political Environmental

Zambia - Physical Property Rights

Zambia - Intellectual Property Rights